Jul 1

Window cleaner survives six floor plunge

Posted by admin

A window cleaner has fallen six storeys from a builing in Wellington but survived with only a dislocated toe. The man fell from the Mayfair House building on The Terrace about noon yesterday after his rope gave way, partly landing on the parked car. His boss, Mike Roche, the co-owner and director of…

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Jun 2

Worker killed at NZ wind farm site

Posted by Dave Griffith

A man has been killed and another seriously injured following an accident near Meridian Energy’s Makara wind farm near Wellington at around 8.30am this morning. Life Flight operations manager Dave Greenberg said the Westpac rescue helicopter arrived at the scene around 9am. Co-workers were performing CPR on the one of the men, but…

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